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EU Sees Eurozone Growth Gradually Easing Towards Potential

Economic growth in the euro area is set to ease gradually towards potential as the region does not display real signs of overheating that could put an untimely end to growth, the European Commission said in its Autumn forecast, published Thursday. In the near term, economic growth is expected to continue at about the same…

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Dollar Steady Ahead Of U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended November 3 are due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Ahead of the data, the greenback held steady against its major counterparts. The greenback was worth 86.76 against the yen, 1.1430 against the euro, 1.0026 against the franc and 1.3109 against the pound as of 8:25 am…

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Loonie Little Changed After Canada Housing Starts

After the release of Canada housing starts for October at 8:15 am ET Thursday, the loonie changed little against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 86.77 against the yen, 1.4970 against the euro, 0.9555 against the aussie and 1.3105 against the greenback around 8:16 am ET. Canada new housing price index for September…

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Loonie Steady Ahead Of Canada Housing Starts

At 8:15 am ET Thursday, Canada housing starts for October are set for release. Ahead of the data, the loonie held steady against its major counterparts. The loonie was worth 86.76 against the yen, 1.4968 against the euro, 0.9559 against the aussie and 1.3103 against the greenback as of 8:10 am ET. The material has…

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South Africa Manufacturing Output Growth Sharply Slows

South Africa’s manufacturing output barely grew in September following robust gains in the previous two months, preliminary data from Statistics South Africa showed on Thursday. Manufacturing output edged up an unadjusted 0.1 percent year-on-year in September following a 1.5 percent increase in August and a 2.7 percent gain in July. Food and beverages, iron and…

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Hungary Inflation At 6-year High

Hungary’s consumer price inflation accelerated further in October to its highest level in almost six years, preliminary data from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed on Thursday. The consumer price index rose 3.8 percent year-on-year following a 3.6 percent increase in September. Economists had expected the rate to remain unchanged at 3.6 percent. The importance…